Crew tackles Wisbech tree fire

14:22 29 April 2014


A crew tackled a tree fire in Wisbech on Sunday.

The crew from Wisbech was called to a tree fire in The Laurels, Barton Road, at 5.50pm.

About 5m of conifer trees were on fire and firefighters used hose reels to extinguish them before returning to their stations by 6.25pm.

The cause of the fire is unknown.


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